Contests

CONTESTS!
 Congressional High School Art Competition.  2D only, size limitation–no larger than 26 x 26″,  Entries due to teachers, April 7th.

Jim Morris Environmental T-shirts is hosting a design Contest. We are a small company in Boulder CO, printing wildlife and nature themed t-shirt designs for the past 40 years. After so many years we’re looking for some youthful inspiration. Winners will receive cash prizes and royalties, all selected designs will be printed and advertised in our catalog and on our website. Designs intended to support causes are welcome, we frequently donate proceeds to worthy organizations. Please share this with your students and staff. Details for the contest can be found here on our website.

Jim Morris Environmental T-Shirt Company, Boulder, Colorado, www.jimmorris.com, 800-788-5411, 303-444-6430

Third Annual Pop Culture Classroom Kids’ Comics Contest!    Along with a pair of 3-day passes to Denver Comic Con 2017, contest winners will have their artwork prominently featured in the official Denver Comic Con 2017 souvenir program.   Deadline April 15, 2017, 5:00 p.m.  Artwork must be in the form of an original comic or graphic text.  Two winners (Grand Prize and Runner Up) will be chosen from each of four different age categories and announced on April 29, 2017. The age categories are: K-2nd grade,  3rd – 5th grade,  6th – 8th grade,  9th – 12th grade.  Submissions will be judged on the following categories:

  • Storytelling. Story arc, character development, setting, and dialogue/captions.
  • Art. Use of comic conventions, character representation, setting, and layout.
  • Adherence to theme. This year, we’re introducing a theme to the contest. Your art and/or storytelling must display    one or all of the following ideas: Strength, Justice, Courage or Unity.
  • Theme:  Either in your art or storytelling, display one (or all) of the following ideas: Strength, Justice, Courage or Unity.    Regarding Violence/Gore:  Since we’re a family-friendly con, we ask that you keep it PG-13.   Email artwork to contest@popcultureclassroom.org (highly preferred). If possible, please scan artwork in color, at 300 dpi, and send as a PDF or JPG or send via “snail mail” to PCC’s offices at 1391 N Speer Blvd, Suite 360, Denver, Colorado 80204
  •  DOWNLOAD THE CONTEST FLYER